Fellowship Operative Experience

The operative experience of the colon and rectal surgery fellows at Lehigh Valley Hospital is comprehensive in both quantity and variety of surgical procedures performed. The experience meets all criteria for complete training in all of the major components of colon and rectal surgery as defined by the ACGME’s Review Committee for Colon and Rectal Surgery.

Average Fellow Operative Cases by Year

  2016 2017 2018 2019
Anorectal 241 210 239 218
Endoscopy / Pelvic Floor 284 426 349 304
Major 245 227 241 219
Laparoscopy 103 117 97 101